Marie T. Wnek, 67, of Prospect, passed away at St. Mary’s Hospital on April 10, 2018. She was the loving wife of Robert Wnek for almost 44 years.
She was born on May 4, 1950 in Waterbury, CT to the late Leonard and Margaret “Peggy” (Harris) Iannantuoni. In her early years, Marie was an LPN on the pediatric unit of St. Mary’s Hospital. Prior to her retirement, Marie worked as a paraprofessional for the Trumbull School System. She loved her hometown of Prospect, having grown up in the small town and returning soon after retirement. She loved the library, spending many afternoons reading. Her hobbies included arts and crafts and music. Marie loved to help others, her greatest pleasure was spending time with her family and friends.
Marie is survived by her husband Robert, their two children Jason of Shelton and beloved daughter Samantha of Prospect and cousin Margaret and Edward Pelkey. She leaves behind many friends that she always considered family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 am on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at St. Anthony’s Church, Union City, Prospect. Burial will follow at Prospect Cemetery, Prospect. Calling hours are from 6-8 pm in Friday April 13, 2018 at Prospect Memorial Funeral Home, 72 Waterbury Rd. Prospect.